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Benjamin Moore Sweet Melon (121) Paint Color


Color Name: Sweet Melon (121)
Hex Color Code: #FBD8AE
RGB Color Code: RGB(251, 216, 174)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 13.9%, 30.7%, 1.6%






What color is Sweet Melon (121)?

Sweet Melon (121) color belongs to the Orange color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Sweet Melon (121) is #FBD8AE, and the RGB color code is RGB(251, 216, 174).

In the RGB color model, Sweet Melon (121) has a red value of 251, a green value of 216, and a blue value of 174. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 13.9% magenta, 30.7% yellow, and 1.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 32.7° (degrees), 90.6 % saturation, and 83.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Sweet Melon (121) has a hue of 32.7° (degrees), 30.7 % saturation and 98.4 % brightness/value.


Sweet Melon (121) is cool or warm?

The color Sweet Melon (121) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Sweet Melon (121)?

Sweet Melon (121) has an LRV of nearly 73. By LRV value, it is a light color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.



Dark Color

Sweet Melon (121)

Light Color


Compare LRV 73 of Sweet Melon (121) with dark and light Color




LRV is important to consider when choosing paint colors for a room, as it can affect the overall brightness and mood of the space. Lighter colors with higher LRVs will make a room feel more spacious and airy, while darker colors with lower LRVs will create a more intimate and cozy atmosphere.
LRV value 73 puts Benjamin Moore Sweet Melon (121) paint color in the lighter category.

  • Darker colors: Darker colors have lower LRV numbers because they absorb more light than they reflect. This means that they will make a room feel darker and smaller.
  • Lighter colors: Lighter colors have higher LRV numbers because they reflect more light than they absorb. This means that they will make a room feel brighter and more spacious.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Sweet Melon (121) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(251, 216, 174)
Red
251 (98.4%)
Green
216 (84.7%)
Blue
174 (68.2%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
13.94%
Yellow
30.68%
Key
1.57%

HSL

HSL(32.73deg, 90.6 %, 83.3 %)

Hue
32.73°
Saturation
90.59 %.
Lightness
83.33 %.

RYB

RYB(20, 69, 14)
Red
20 (8.0%)
Yellow
69 (27.0%)
Blue
14 (5.5%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
32.73°
Saturation
30.68 %.
Brightness / Value
98.43 %.

HWB

H: 32.73°

W: 68.24 %

B: 1.57 %

XYZ

X : 71.98

Y : 72.68

Z : 50.28

YXY

Y1 : 72.68

X : 0.37

Y2 : 0.37

CMY

C : 1.57%

M : 15.29%

Y : 31.76%


LRV

~ 72.7 %

Munsell Color System

0.2Y 8.7/4.5

CIE-Lab

L : 88.29

A : 6.21

B : 25.23

CIE-Lch

L : 88.29

C : 25.98

H : 76.17

CIE-Luv

L : 88.29

U : 24.62

V : 34.25

Hunter-Lab

L : 85.25

A : 1.52

B : 24.71






Similar Colors and Paints



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Here are the colors similar to Sweet Melon (121) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.



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ΔE - 1.92 (98.1% similar)





Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system


Pantone PMS


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Pantone PMS


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PANTONE 918 C
ΔE - 1.82 (98.2% similar)
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PANTONE 2015 C
ΔE - 3.21 (96.8% similar)
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PANTONE 155 C
ΔE - 3.78 (96.2% similar)
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PANTONE 7507 C
ΔE - 3.86 (96.1% similar)


Pantone TCX


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Pantone TCX




RAL Design


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RAL Classic


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to RAL Classic


#E6D2B5
RAL 1015 - Light Ivory
ΔE - 5.54 (94.5% similar)
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RAL 1014 - Ivory
ΔE - 6.21 (93.8% similar)


British Standard 4800


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to British Standard 4800


#DAC9AF
BS 06-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 7.65 (92.3% similar)





Paint similar to Sweet Melon (121) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Sweet Melon (121) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Benjamin Moore


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ΔE - 0.71 (99.3% similar)
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ΔE - 1.07 (98.9% similar)
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ΔE - 1.44 (98.6% similar)


Valspar


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Valspar


#FEDBB2
Sherbet Pop (V012-1)
ΔE - 0.75 (99.3% similar)
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ΔE - 1.31 (98.7% similar)
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ΔE - 1.53 (98.5% similar)
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Vanilla Française (V049-1)
ΔE - 1.61 (98.4% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Dunn-Edwards


#FFD9AA
Peach Cider (DE 5233)
ΔE - 1.35 (98.7% similar)
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ΔE - 1.76 (98.2% similar)
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Tahitian Tan (DE 5240)
ΔE - 1.83 (98.2% similar)
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Nevada Morning (DE 5226)
ΔE - 2.00 (98.0% similar)





Behr


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Behr


#FDDCB7
Peche (P220-2)
ΔE - 1.63 (98.4% similar)
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ΔE - 1.74 (98.3% similar)
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ΔE - 1.78 (98.2% similar)
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ΔE - 1.87 (98.1% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to Sherwin Williams


#F4D4AF
Flan (SW 6652)
ΔE - 1.69 (98.3% similar)
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ΔE - 1.98 (98.0% similar)
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Inviting Ivory (SW 6372)
ΔE - 2.11 (97.9% similar)
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Captivating Cream (SW 6659)
ΔE - 2.54 (97.5% similar)


PPG Paints


Sweet Melon (121) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Sweet Melon (121) to PPG Paints


#F9D09F
Ginger Peach (PPG1203-4)
ΔE - 2.63 (97.4% similar)
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Toffee Crunch (PPG1207-4)
ΔE - 2.90 (97.1% similar)
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Doodle (PPG1204-4)
ΔE - 3.50 (96.5% similar)
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ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Sweet Melon (121) - #FBD8AE color palettes and coordinating colors



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Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

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FBB2AE
FBD8AE
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Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

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Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

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AEFBB2
AED1FB
FBAEF7
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

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FBDCB6
FCE0BE
FCE4C6
FDE8CE
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FFFBF7
FFFFFF
FBD8AE
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B0977A
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Example Color Images and Mockup


Sweet Melon (121) - #FBD8AE Color Images and Patterns


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